Period
to 14 July 2020

The median annual salary for an Embedded C Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer - Embedded C
UK > England
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 770 989 1071
Rank change year-on-year +219 +82 -58
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Software Engineer 34 89 109
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.066% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.069% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 26 70 55
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +29.41%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,750 £39,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 66,090 129,427 160,452
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.97% 95.89% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 53,801 104,158 130,802
Median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Embedded C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Embedded C Software Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C Software Engineer in England

Embedded C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Embedded C Software Engineer in England

Embedded C Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer in England over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Embedded C Software Engineer in England

Embedded C Software Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +79 10 £50,000 - 1
South East +149 9 £44,000 -2.22% 1
South West +87 9 £55,000 +22.22% 2
North of England +138 3 - -
Yorkshire +101 3 - -
Midlands +110 2 £50,000 +33.33% 1
East Midlands +68 2 £50,000 +33.33%
London +183 1 £52,500 - 1
Embedded C Software Engineer
UK

Embedded C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, Embedded C Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Embedded C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) C
1 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (76.47%) C++
3 18 (52.94%) Degree
4 15 (44.12%) Embedded C
5 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
6 12 (35.29%) Linux
7 11 (32.35%) Firmware
7 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
7 11 (32.35%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (26.47%) Python
9 9 (26.47%) Embedded Software Development
10 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
10 8 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (23.53%) Embedded C++
10 8 (23.53%) JIRA
11 7 (20.59%) Java
11 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
11 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (20.59%) SDLC
12 5 (14.71%) Issue Tracking
12 5 (14.71%) Machine Learning
12 5 (14.71%) Digital Signal Processing
12 5 (14.71%) Signal Processing
12 5 (14.71%) System Testing
12 5 (14.71%) Collaborative Working
12 5 (14.71%) HTML
12 5 (14.71%) Windows

Embedded C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Wireless
2 4 (11.76%) Ethernet
2 4 (11.76%) MQTT
2 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) Bluetooth
3 3 (8.82%) LTE
3 3 (8.82%) VoIP
3 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.94%) 2G
4 1 (2.94%) 3G
4 1 (2.94%) 4G
4 1 (2.94%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
2 8 (23.53%) JIRA
3 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.82%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.71%) Marketing
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Automotive
3 2 (5.88%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Military
4 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) Node.js
2 3 (8.82%) Yocto
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.88%) EMV
5 1 (2.94%) CPLD
5 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.94%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Android
3 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
4 3 (8.82%) Unix
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Embedded Software Development
4 8 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
4 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 7 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (20.59%) SDLC
6 5 (14.71%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (14.71%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (14.71%) Digital Signal Processing
6 5 (14.71%) Issue Tracking
6 5 (14.71%) Machine Learning
6 5 (14.71%) Pair Programming
6 5 (14.71%) Signal Processing
6 5 (14.71%) System Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Use Case
7 4 (11.76%) OO
7 4 (11.76%) TDD
7 4 (11.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C
2 26 (76.47%) C++
3 15 (44.12%) Embedded C
4 9 (26.47%) Python
5 8 (23.53%) Embedded C++
6 7 (20.59%) Java
6 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
7 4 (11.76%) Apple Swift
7 4 (11.76%) Kotlin
8 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
8 3 (8.82%) C#
8 3 (8.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) HND
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 26262
2 1 (2.94%) MISRA
2 1 (2.94%) MISRA C
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Firmware